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News - May 9, 2008

Putting a price on journalism

Founder says Web site will democratize the media

by Arden Pennell

A new Web site aimed at empowering people to fund the news they want to watch launched last week. ReelChanges.org, the brainchild of Palo Alto resident Hal Plotkin, features excerpts of documentaries-in-progress and allows Web users to donate $10 or more to help journalists complete their projects.

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Staff Writer Arden Pennell can be e-mailed at apennell@paweekly.com.


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